The ICC move paves the way for the court to take jurisdiction over crimes committed in Palestinian lands and investigate the conduct of both Israeli and Palestinian leaders over more than a decade of bloody conflict.
The resolution called for negotiations to be based on territorial lines that existed before Israel captured the West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip in the 1967 Middle East war. It also called for a peace deal within 12 months.
The Israeli government broke ties with the United Nations Human Rights Council after the international body announced it was sending investigators to the West Bank. How bad is the human rights situation in Israel?
Iran will strike back with "iron fists" if the US or Israel attempt to hit its nuclear sites, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned Thursday. Israel's own nuclear plants are within range of Iranian missiles, an Iranian military commander said.
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan amped up Turkey’s dispute with Israel on Thursday by announcing that Turkish warships will escort any Turkish vessels delivering aid to Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.